“Empire” Star Jussie Smollett Hospitalized After Homophobic Attack

Reports have surfaced that ‘Empire’ star Jussie Smollett was brutally attacked early Tuesday in Chicago, around 2 AM. According to reports Jussie was attacked because of his race and sexual preferences. 2 men wearing ski masks placed a noose around the actors neck during the attack. Chicago PD have made claims that the letter Jussie received are a direct correlation to his racially charged attack. In the letter his attackers threatened his life calling him a “black f*g.” Jussie has been admitted and treated at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and sent home. Chicago PD have been investigating the incident as battery. Check out their statement below



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